Tampa, Fla. (970 WFLA)- On January 8, around 4 am, five black male suspects forced entry into the closed Metro PCS at 2556 E Bearss Avenue. The suspects stole an undisclosed amount of property from the business.
A few minutes later , the same five suspects broke into the Rent-A-Center at 2267 E Bearss Avenue and stole an undisclosed amount of property.
The suspects are possibly related to similar incidents in Haines City and Hernando County.
#1 - Black male, 5'6" - 6', 140-160 lbs., wearing a dark hoodie, light pants and black slides.
#2 - Black male. 5'6" - 6', 140-160 lbs., wearing dark hoodie, dark pants, white and red tennis shoes.
#3 - Black male, 5'6" - 6', 140-160 lbs., wearing gray hoodie, black pants, black tennis shoes.
#4 - Black male, 5'6" - 6', 140-160 lbs., wearing white hoodie, gray pants, black and white tennis shoes.
#5 - Black male, 5'6" - 6', 140-160 lbs., wearing black hoodie, gray pants, white shoes and gray backpack.
Vehicle: 2016 - 2018 Black Audi A6, four-door.
Anyone with any information reference these suspects is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200. Anyone who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477
Video & Photo Credit: Hillsborough Sheriff's Office